philly file · September 28 2021

Falling for Philadelphia: Early Autumn Event Picks

The autumn seasons feels much closer than in years past. The air is crisper and the shorter evenings are feeling cozier. Is this a bad thing after a season of humidity and uncertainty? Perhaps not. We are ready to herald in the change with some greatly missed favorites.

Arthur Ross Gallery

Art Reset

October 1st, onsite

Enjoy coffee and conversation in the Gallery, featuring the current exhibit "God Complex".

Tilt Institute • Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Rolls & Tubes

Ongoing through December 30th, onsite.

Four artists coming from different photographic modalities initially joined together to form a critique group, but transformed into an art-making collective in the face of the first COVID-19 lockdown.

Wayne Art Center

Exploring Abstractions w. Val Rossman

October 6th through December 8th, weekly onsite.

Consider the series a basic unit of art making with Val Rossman and learn how the artist can let go of the "preciousness" of the individual piece.

Academy of Vocal Arts

The Giargiari Bel Canto Competition

October 15th, onsite.

An evening of vocal fireworks and beautifully sung arias awaits you!

Walnut Street Theatre

BEEHIVE – The '60s Musical

Ongoing through October 31st, onsite.

Let the show take you on a song-filled journey told from the perspective of six women coming of age during this unforgettable time.

Academy of Vocal Arts
1920 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 US

Arthur Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania
220 South 34th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 US

Tilt Institute • Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
1400 N. American Street #103
Philadelphia, PA 19122 US

Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107 US

Wayne Art Center
413 Maplewood Avenue
Wayne, PA 19087 US

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